§ 14. Mr. Michael Roberts
asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what was the number of foreign visitors to the United Kingdom in the latest month in which figures are available compared with the comparable month for the preceding year; and whether he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Anthony Grant
The information is published monthly in "Trade and Industry". The issue of 17th February showed that there were 256,000 foreign visitors in December, 1971, an increase of 9 per cent. over December, 1970.